LM—HG209Des Moines, Iowa Thu, Aug 29, 2013 USDA Market NewsEASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT MORNING HOG REPORT BASED ON STATE OF ORIGINPLANT DELIVERED PURCHASE DATA FOR Thursday, August 29, 2013 (As of 9:30 AM)CURRENT VOLUME BY PURCHASE TYPEBARROWS & GILTS LIVE AND CARCASS BASISEstimated Actual Actual ActualToday Today Week Ago Year AgoProducer SoldNegotiated 4,948 2,420 4,018 2,924Other Market Formula 2,635 170 175 1,728Swine or Pork Market Formula 34,390 3,933 2,291 7,419Other Purchase Arrangement 17,117 5,852 4,465 2,605Packer Sold (all purchase types) 990 0 0 720--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 2,243Compared to Prior Day's closing weighted average (LM—HG207), 1.41 lowerBase Price Range $75.50 - $87.01, Weighted Average $86.39Base Price is the price from which no discounts aresubtracted and no premiums are added.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------EASTERN CORNBELT DAILY DIRECT NEGOTIATED HOG PURCHASE MATRIXREPRESENTING INDIVIDUAL PACKER CARCASS MERIT BUYING PROGRAMSbased on both Fat and Muscle Measurements for a 200 lb Carcass BasisLOIN AREA/DEPTH (INCHES)BF 4.0/ 1.4 5.0/ 1.7 6.0/ 2.0 7.0/ 2.3 8.0/ 2.70.4 78.50 95.60 80.00 96.73 81.00 99.06 82.00 100.79 82.50 102.520.5 75.50 94.05 78.50 95.17 81.00 97.50 81.50 99.23 82.50 100.960.6 75.50 92.49 78.50 93.61 80.00 95.95 81.00 97.68 82.00 99.410.7 75.50 90.93 75.50 92.06 78.50 94.39 81.00 96.12 81.50 97.850.8 74.50 89.38 75.50 90.50 78.50 92.84 80.00 94.57 81.50 96.290.9 74.50 87.82 75.50 88.95 75.50 91.28 78.50 93.01 81.00 94.741.0 72.50 86.27 74.50 87.39 75.50 89.72 78.50 91.45 80.00 93.181.1 71.50 84.71 74.50 85.83 75.50 88.17 75.50 89.90 80.00 91.631.2 71.50 82.66 72.50 84.05 74.50 85.58 75.50 87.30 78.50 89.031.4 68.00 77.53 71.50 81.35 72.50 82.75 74.50 84.14 75.50 87.01--------------------------------------------------------------------------------CARCASS WEIGHT DIFFERENTIALS145# -30.00 -8.64 175# -1.35 1.00 205# -6.92 3.00155# -30.00 0.00 185# 0.00 1.50 215# -6.92 3.00165# -15.00 0.00 195# -1.73 3.00 225# -6.92 1.00--------------------------------------------------------------------------------MEASUREMENTS BASED ON SLAUGHTER DATA SUBMITTED5-Day Rolling Average Market Hog: 190.75 lb carcass, 0.70 inch back-fat,6.87 square inch loin/2.29 inch loin depth, FFLI: 52.09%Price Range $81.00 - $96.12--------------------------------------------------------------------------------SWINE OR PORK MARKET FORMULA PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (carcass basis): 4,910Base Price Range $85.89 - $101.14, Weighted Average $88.30--------------------------------------------------------------------------------NEGOTIATED PURCHASE (Including Packer Sold)Barrows & Gilts (live basis, 240-300 lbs): 0--------------------------------------------------------------------------------BARROWS & GILTS PURCHASE BY STATE OF ORIGINIllinois 1,596 Indiana 1,948Kentucky 665 Michigan 880New York 350 Ohio 3,309Pennsylvania 1,390 South Carolina 176Tennessee 322 Wisconsin 522--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Source: USDA Market News Service, Des Moines, IA515-284-4460 email: desm.lgmn@usda.gov24 Hour recorded market information 515-284-4830www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews1100C.